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Seaford Man Arrested for Trying to "Purchase" Child

SEAFORD, Del. - Police say the suspect is facing felony charges after approaching a family and trying to buy their child. The Seaford Police Department say on Jan. 29 a suspect approached a family at a business in Seaford Village Shopping Center. Police say the suspect asked to "purchase" a child and grabbed the child by the arm.
SEAFORD, DE
WBOC

New Carlisle Fire Chief Makes History

MILFORD, Del.- As we enter Black History Month, a local fire company makes history here on Delmarva. The Carlisle Fire Company recently appointed Shawn Hinton as chief. He is the first African American chief in the department's 221 year history. Chief Hinton has 15 years of experience under his belt...
MILFORD, DE
delaware.gov

Temporary Holding Tank Permit: Lightship Cove

SB Lightship Cove, LLC has submitted an application for a Temporary Holding Tank Permit to service the Lightship Cove Subdivision. The system has been designed to accommodate 3,600 gallons per day of wastewater. The site is located at the intersection of Fisher Road and Hermitage Way, Sussex County, tax parcel #3-34-10.00-69.00.
SUSSEX COUNTY, DE
Cape Gazette

Georgetown sets St. Patrick’s Day block party March 18

The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Town of Georgetown will partner to hold their inaugural St. Patrick’s Day block party from 12 to 6 p.m., Saturday, March 18, in the parking lot of the Sussex County Courthouse on The Circle in Georgetown. Bands providing musical entertainment will be Cocktails...
GEORGETOWN, DE

Man freed after being trapped for hours in Atlantic Concrete sand bin in Dagsboro

The Dagsboro Volunteer Fire Department said a man who was trapped in a sand bin at Atlantic Concrete in Dagsboro was freed Wednesday afternoon, over six hours after he first reported being stuck. First responders from across Delaware and Maryland had worked to rescue the man since 10:15 a.m. He was found buried up to his neck, and the Dagsboro Volunteer Fire Department said trucks from wastewater facilities carefully vacuumed up the sand to free him. He...
DAGSBORO, DE

Jersey Mike’s to open Milford location

Jersey Mike’s, famous for their authentic Northeast-style sub sandwiches, has officially announced they will open a restaurant in the Milford Square Shopping Center at 641 North Dupont Boulevard, in the former Kent Pharmacy location. The franchise is owned by Anthony Tignola and Andrew Heymann. Anthony’s wife, Jess, and Andrew’s wife, Amanda, will also be involved in the operation of the ... Read More
MILFORD, DE
Cape Gazette

A jam-packed future ahead

After more than 30 years of running Backyard Jams and Jellies, Krista Scudlark is handing over the reins of her beloved local business. A.J. and Janece Pipon have taken over as the new owners. The newlyweds opened Coastal Croft, a produce stand in Milton, this past summer. They moved to Delaware from southern California in November 2021 to get a taste of the East Coast, and can now safely say they are here to stay.
MILTON, DE
townsquaredelaware.com

TRAFFIC ALERT – Sussex County – Road Closure of Millers Neck Road between Old Mill Bridge Road and Camp Barnes Road / Monday, February 13th through late March (weather pending).

Roxana — Road Closure of Millers Neck Road between Old Mill Bridge Road and Camp Barnes Road. Roxana – ; The Delaware Department of Transportation announces the closure of Millers Neck Road between Old Mill Bridge Road and Camp Barnes Road starting on Monday, February 13th through late March (weather pending). Work will consist of the installation of a sewer and water line.
SUSSEX COUNTY, DE
Cape Gazette

Second Block Hospitality Group opening Bodhi Kitchen

For the second straight year, Second Block Hospitality Group is opening a new restaurant in an old building in downtown Rehoboth Beach. Last year, it was Drift in a 130-year-old beach cottage on Baltimore Avenue. This year, it’s going to be Bodhi Kitchen on North First Street, in the space that has been a number of restaurants over the years, but was most recently Square One. Second Block Hospitality Group comprises The Pines owners Bob Suppies, Tyler Townsend, David Gonce and Chef Lion Gardner.
REHOBOTH BEACH, DE
WBOC

Deep Discounts on Marine Memorabilia in Rehoboth Beach

REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. - When you walk through the front door of the Sea Shell Shop on Coastal Highway in Rehoboth Beach, you're greeted by trinkets on the half shell. The shop has been using large clamshells for years to showcase much of the shore-themed merchandise at the store. But now many of these shells carry their own price tags.
REHOBOTH BEACH, DE
delawarepublic.org

Long-awaited Georgetown pallet shelter village welcomes first residents

Residents began moving into Georgetown’s new pallet shelter village Monday, setting in motion an experiment in transitional housing for people experiencing homelessness in Sussex County. The village was originally intended to open last fall, but a series of logistical challenges pushed the move-in date to January. A majority of...
GEORGETOWN, DE
Cape Gazette

Fried Chicken n’ Donuts Fantasy at Brunch!

Hello Weekend! Chef’s exclusive Fried Chicken n’ Donuts, Scapple Cheesesteaks, Crab Toast & Scrapple Fries happening now at Brunch!!!. We do not take reservations. (Except for Easter and Mother's Day.) Feel free to call ahead to gauge the wait. Also, welcome well trained dogs and guests on our patio. Please keep dogs on a leash.
LEWES, DE
Cape Gazette

Events This Weekend in Delaware and Maryland

It's going to be a bit chilly this first weekend in February and you know what that means - it's a perfect time to hit the beach and go for a dip in the frosty waters of the Atlantic Ocean. That's right, it's Polar Bear Plunge Weekend 2023 in Rehoboth...
REHOBOTH BEACH, DE
Cape Gazette

Sunrise Starter Series begins Feb. 9 at Rehoboth Beach Yoga Center

Rehoboth Beach Yoga Center will offer a four-week Sunrise Yoga Starter Series from 7 to 8:30 a.m., beginning Thursday, Feb. 9, and continuing each Thursday through March 2. Preregistration is required. Svaroopa Yoga specializes in releasing spinal tensions, so participants will feel the benefits right away. This is yoga for...
REHOBOTH BEACH, DE
Cape Gazette

Cape special education parent council session set Feb. 8

The Cape Henlopen School District’s Special Education Department, in partnership with Child Inspired, will hold its next informative session for district families from 6 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 8, at Lewes Elementary School. “The special education parent council began hosting the meetings back in October,” said Dr. Eileen...
LEWES, DE
Cape Gazette

County Bank promotes Lynn Fannin to assistant VP

County Bank recently announced the promotion of Lynn Fannin to assistant vice president, operations and customer service. Fannin has worked in customer service for 26 years. Before beginning her banking career at County Bank in 2006, she managed a national retail store. Fannin has held various positions including teller, head...
LEWES, DE